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Advanced Studies in Geology:

Advanced geological topics. These courses are aimed at students with considerable background in geology and will generally involve critical reading of current literature. Topics will vary year-to-year.

Prerequisite: depending on topic.

1 unit — Gevedon, Li

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Investigate how fluids on Earth both control and are controlled by biologic, tectonic and climatic processes. This course will explore the impact these processes have had on Earth’s evolution as a whole, their relevance to us as inhabitants of this planet, and the fundamental thermodynamic laws that govern geochemical behavior.
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Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Spring 2022 Block 5 Advanced Studies in Geology: Sedimentary Basin Analysis of the Cretaceous Cordilleran Foreland Basin Topic Details Zhiyang Li TBA 25 / 25 11/28/2021
Spring 2022 Block 8 Advanced Studies in Geology: Methods in Geochronology - Isotopic Clocks in Rocks Michelle Gevedon TBA 25 / 25 11/28/2021
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